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Check back often for inspiration on how to turn your outdoor living vision into a reality. Dream it then iScape it!

New Plants & Products Featuring Dragon Tree, Dappled Willow & More!

Check out the new plants and products we've added to our database.

News

March 21, 2022

An iScape Dream: How Kristy Designed Her Entire Outdoor Space

If you are a homeowner like Kristy, iScape can easily help you create a basic landscape design. Read her story and download the app today to get started!

Real Stories

March 15, 2022

How to Reduce Your Lawn's Water Needs

Americans have a love affair with a well-manicured lawn. There are many benefits as well as expenses to take note of though. Learn how to reduce those expenses here:

Tips & Tricks

March 10, 2022

Plant Spotlight: Trumpet Vine

Trumpet vines (Campsis sp.) are gorgeous sprawlers for garden zones 4 to 9. They are quite beautiful in shades of yellow, orange, or red that flower all summer. Design with them in iScape today!

Plant Spotlight

March 3, 2022

Why We Should Plant More Trees

Trees are a lifetime investment. When seen from a couple stories up, they become the backbone for all of the land as far as the eye can see. See what iScape has to say:

Tips & Tricks

February 27, 2022

Replacing Old Foundation Plantings

Using foundation plants can soften the square lines of a building, improve curb appeal, increase home safety, and enhance a truly welcoming feeling for the front of a house. Enhance your outdoor space today!

Design Inspiration

February 21, 2022

Plant Spotlight On Japanese Yew Shrub

Yews can be used as a low maintenance design answer in city settings and Japanese gardens. Learn more here about how to plant and design with them in iScape!

Plant Spotlight

February 15, 2022

Product Update - iScape: New Plants & Products Featuring Banana Yucca, Sandstone Lion Statue & More!

Check out the new plants and products we’ve added to our database.

News

February 6, 2022

Create an Eye Catcher of a Landscape

This view of the iScape digital design demonstrates how different a home can look before and after a landscape installation. For more ideas on improving curb appeal, review our list here:

Design Inspiration

February 3, 2022

Building a Backyard Entertainment Center

Have you been dreaming of an outdoor oasis? Backyard entertainment areas are becoming a popular project for homeowners. Before beginning your project, here are a few tips to start!

Tips & Tricks

January 25, 2022

Tips for Perennial Plants in the Landscape

Perennials are a long-term investment for your garden as they come back every year in the spring with beauty and grace. Consider planting flowering perennials that both look attractive and promote local pollinators within your neighborhood.

Tips & Tricks

January 19, 2022

Plant Spotlight: Magnolia

Flowering magnolia trees (Magnolia sp.) grow to 30 feet tall and have some of the most outstanding blooms in nature. Design with it in iScape today!

Plant Spotlight

January 16, 2022

Landscaper Ideas for Generating Income with Home Landscapes in the Pandemic

Pandemic conditions worldwide have forced more and more people to work remotely and create new ideas for outdoor space; entertaining family and friends outdoors is a much better situation than tight enclosed areas inside the home. Learn more here:

Tips & Tricks

January 10, 2022

What to Know About Winter Lawn Care

Winter is here, and you might not be thinking much about lawn care. However, it’s a necessary time to make sure you’re maintaining your outside areas.

Tips & Tricks

January 7, 2022

How to Successfully Track Expenses for Your Rental Properties

If you are getting into the world of rental property management, you are about to enter an exciting market that will potentially make good money. Here are tips to help you manage those expenses properly to retain your profit.

Tips & Tricks

January 4, 2022

Great Resolutions for Your Garden

This is the year for a Landscaping New Year’s Resolution! Here are a few resolutions to get you started.

Tips & Tricks

January 1, 2022

Winter is the Perfect Time to Design Your Landscape

Why is the cold season the perfect time to design a landscape? Cleaning up leaves in the fall will leave some gardens bare and that naked garden is the springboard for creative ideas.

Design Inspiration

December 29, 2021

How to Plant a LIVE Christmas Tree

Create a particularly sweet memory to last even after the holiday season. Here’s what you can do with your live Christmas tree:

Tips & Tricks

December 26, 2021

Save Time With These Winter Hacks

Get ahead now so spring is a breeze

Tips & Tricks

December 20, 2021

Plant Spotlight on Douglas Fir Tree

A most important tree for the environment, this one does best in areas with hot summers and cold winters. Design with it in iScape today!

Plant Spotlight

December 17, 2021

New Plants & Products Featuring Cedar Caroline Pavilion, Curtain Call Japanese Anemone & More!

Check out the new plants and products we've added to our database.

News

December 14, 2021

Does Extending a Backyard Patio Increase Home Value?

In recent years, having an entertaining area outside the home is more critical than ever. Make a difference for your bottom dollar with iScape!

Design Inspiration

December 11, 2021

How to Design Outdoors When the Days Become Shorter

No matter the outdoor space or time of day, iScape can reach you where others can’t. You’re not limited, just without the right tools. Download today!

Design Inspiration

December 8, 2021

Landscape Tips for Home Foundation Planting Design

Foundation plantings become the anchor to your home’s horticultural design and can be the starting point for a captivatingly beautiful design that covers all four sides of your home.

Tips & Tricks

November 28, 2021

Plant Spotlight on Black Chokeberry

Grow black chokeberry (Aronia melanocarpa) for the birds; it is a native to North America and has attractive green deciduous leaves with black berries. Learn more here:

Plant Spotlight

November 24, 2021

Start Your Project

Whether you’re a DIY Homeowner, or you’re a Landscape Professional, get started today with iScape.